Throughout childhood, I underwent a variety of dental procedures. After I had several teeth pulled in one go, I accidentally chewed a hole into my cheek.
Health disparities are differences in health outcomes between groups of people. Read more about how we're working to eliminate these in Colorado.
White people have abandoned Native American women (and all women of color) in their fight for visibility and justice. We must start centering their stories.
We believe our health care system should work for all Coloradans. And it doesn’t. In fact, it doesn’t work, at least in some part, for 79% of Coloradans.
A school counselor once told me, “Why don’t you look at community colleges? They’re more affordable.” Immediately my education dreams were crushed.
Recognizing that we all carry many identities that come with varying levels of power and privilege is called intersectionality.